Centro de Investigaciones para la Transformación (CENIT) is a non profit organization created in 1990 that focuses on analyzing the structural changes of the Argentine economy and the main aspects of Argentina's integration into the world economy.
Specific areas of research undertaken by CENIT include:
economic integration in MERCOSUR
the productive, technological and environmental management strategies of Argentine companies
the impact of foreign direct investment inflows
the performance of the National Innovation System
the role of new technologies and technological policies
the relationship between international competitiveness and environmental management and concerns
CENIT carries out joint research activities with the University of San Andrés. It is also part of the Mercosur, Economic Research Network; a network of research institutes from Argentina, Brazil, Paraguay and Uruguay.
The website provides a brief description of the Institute’s activities, research teams, working papers, seminars and publications. Selected working papers can be downloaded from the website. The CENIT website is available in both Spanish and English.